MUSIC: A PERSONAL ANALYSIS

(Please fill out a different form for each selection on a program)

 

                                                                        Name:________________________

 

                                                                        Date:_________________________

 

 

Musical work:__________________________________________________

 

Form (check that which applies):

            Symphony___________

            Sonata______________

            Art song_____________

            Opera_______________

            Other (specify):____________________________________________

 

            Popular music:

                 Jazz:___________

                 Rock:___________

                 Musical theater:_____

               Other (specify):__________________________________________

 

            Sacred music:

                  Cantata:________

                  Oratorio:________

                Anthem: ________

                  Gospel: ________

                 Other (specify):_________________________________________

 

Name of composer:______________________________________________

 

Name of performer/group:_________________________________________

 

Tell as much as you can about the form of the composition.  If the piece had more than one movement, please specify.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tell as much as you can about the orchestration, key, and tempo.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

If classical, was the work:

            Early music______

            Baroque_________

            Classical________

            Romantic________

            Contemporary____

 

Tell as much as you can about the historical context of the work and composer.  (For instance, Beethoven wrote the Eroica symphony in honor of Napoleon, but later changed his mind and destroyed the dedication.)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Did you like the piece?________Why or why not?

 

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